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The 10 Most Profitable Small Business Industries

Aug 17, 2016 No Comments by

Being talented with numbers can really pay off if you’re looking to start a profitable small business. Accounting and tax services takes the top spot on the list of the most profitable type of small business with a generous 18.4 percent net profit margin followed by real-estate services (15.2 percent), law firms (14.5 percent) and doctor’s […]

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Most commonly used terms in venture capital world

May 02, 2016 No Comments by

There are a lot of ways to get tripped up while building a company. Failing to understand financial jargon shouldn’t be one of them.

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3 Things to Know About Corporate Venture Capital

Apr 04, 2016 No Comments

Looking for funding? Think outside the VC box. An increasing number of corporations want to back startups-as long as there is something in it for them.

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How to Craft a Business Plan That Will Turn Investors’ Heads

Jan 11, 2016 No Comments

Have you reached that all-important — and often frightening — moment when you realize that your business needs more money to get to the next level?

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Don’t Just Build a Business – Build a Business With Soul

Aug 06, 2015 No Comments

I just returned from the Shift Conference in Split, Croatia. Witnessing a hackathon teaches you something about soul, about youth and the bridge between the two. I don’t know if it was the ridiculous energy of 1,200 twentysomethings hopped up on caffeine and adrenaline, or the sultry, slow-moving intensity of a country trying to forge […]

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Is Your Business Idea Too Weird for a VC?

May 11, 2015 No Comments

One piece of advice I give to entrepreneurs about approaching venture capitalists is to avoid going into a pitch meeting blind. I tell them to do their homework and find out what types of companies the firm invests in based on sector, stage of investments and other factors. Much of this information can be found on […]

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